Design by Jessica Creane | Illustration by Nichole Mottershead
Sometimes you are the conductor. Sometimes you are on the tracks.
Trolley Problem Slap is a game of values-based slapping. Team up with a partner and decide which track to go down, keeping in mind that you’ll obliterate whatever, or whomever, is on those tracks. Your hand is already on the lever…
Philippa Foot (1920-2010) philosophized about what motivates our intuitions. Her thought experiment, commonly referred to as The Trolley Problem, has become a cultural touchstone and launched thousands of memes and mods. When the trolley is rocketing down the track and the lever is in our hands, how do we decide who lives and who dies?
- 2+ players
- ~10 minutes per round